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76 termscreated on January 22, 2017
A&P & Medical Terminology Review
Name the layers of the skin from outer…
Define incontinence
Which type of tissue is bone? What is…
What does the nephron in the kidney do?
Epidermis, Dermis, Subcutaneous layer
Unable to control excretions, to hold urine in bladder
Connective tissue
It filters blood and produces urine
Name the layers of the skin from outer…
Epidermis, Dermis, Subcutaneous layer
Define incontinence
Unable to control excretions, to hold urine in bladder
22 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical terminology -prefixes
Brady
Cyan
Dys
Tachy
Slow
Blue
Difficult
Rapid/fast
Brady
Slow
Cyan
Blue
41 termscreated on January 22, 2017
HLT 143- Medical Terminology- Combining Forms
Cardi/o
Aden/o
Bi/o
Cerebr/o
Heart
Gland
Life
Cerebrum
Cardi/o
Heart
Aden/o
Gland
30 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology Chapter 3
arachn-
chlor-
chondr-
dactyl-
spider, web, acachniod membrane
green
cartilage
finger, toe
arachn-
spider, web, acachniod membrane
chlor-
green
166 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical terminology
Cardi
Gastr
Hepat
Nephr
Heart
Stomach
Liver
Kidney
Cardi
Heart
Gastr
Stomach
32 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology -suffixes
Algia
Cele
Emia
Itis
Pain
Protrusion
Blood
Inflammation
Algia
Pain
Cele
Protrusion
66 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Chapter 11 Medical Terminology: Eyes and Ears
Eyes
Iris
Lens
Retina
What are the receptor organs for the sense of sight
What controls the amount of light entering the eye
What focuses rays of light on the retina
What converts light images into electrical impulses and trans…
Eyes
What are the receptor organs for the sense of sight
Iris
What controls the amount of light entering the eye
28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical terminology chap 3
Histo
Histoblast
Histocyte
Histoid
Tissue
Embryonic tissue cell
Tissue cell
Resembling tissue
Histo
Tissue
Histoblast
Embryonic tissue cell
36 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology page 1
a-
an-
ad-
bi-
no
no
toward
two
a-
no
an-
no
136 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology Chapter 2
A-, an-
Anti- ... Contra-
De-
Ab-
Without
Against or opposed to
From, down, or not
Away from
A-, an-
Without
Anti- ... Contra-
Against or opposed to
25 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology Week 5
ovar-
-centesis
oto-
bili-
Egg
Puncture
Ear
Bile
ovar-
Egg
-centesis
Puncture
19 termscreated on January 22, 2017
19 Surgical (procedures) suffixes
-centesis
-ec/tom/y
-o/pex/ly
-oplast/y
surgical puncture - to remove fluid... abdomino/centesis 0 belly…
out/cut/procedure of removal ... ex/cis/ion - to cut out... hyster/…
to fixate, position or to attach ... salpingo/pex/y - tube, repo…
plastic surgery (to improve function, looks, or relieve pain)…
-centesis
surgical puncture - to remove fluid... abdomino/centesis 0 belly…
-ec/tom/y
out/cut/procedure of removal ... ex/cis/ion - to cut out... hyster/…
79 termscreated on January 22, 2017
11. Baseline Vital Signs, Monitoring Devices, and History Taking
Pulsus paradoxus is defined​ as:... A.... a…
To adequately assess the​ patient's re…
You are treating a patient complaining…
When measuring the blood​ pressure, th…
a decrease in the strength of the pulse during the inspirator…
count the number of respirations over 30 seconds and multiply…
orthostatic vital signs.
30 mmHg
Pulsus paradoxus is defined​ as:... A.... a…
a decrease in the strength of the pulse during the inspirator…
To adequately assess the​ patient's re…
count the number of respirations over 30 seconds and multiply…
175 termscreated on January 22, 2017
10. Airway management, Artificial Ventilation, and Oxygenation
When using a​ bag-mask device, the pro…
Which of the following patients are pa…
You are called to a residence for a​ 1…
During skills testing at an EMS servic…
12 to 20 times a minute.
Cardiac arrest patients
A portable suction unit
​"The patient did not have good alveolar breath​ sounds."
When using a​ bag-mask device, the pro…
12 to 20 times a minute.
Which of the following patients are pa…
Cardiac arrest patients
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
9. Life Span Development
A child aged 1 month to 1 year is call…
You are assessing a patient who presen…
What is the normal respiratory rate fo…
If a​ full-term neonate weighs 2.5 kg…
infant.
neonate
40 to 60 breaths per minute
low for the gestational age.
A child aged 1 month to 1 year is call…
infant.
You are assessing a patient who presen…
neonate
112 termscreated on January 22, 2017
8. Pathophysiology
What are the main constitutes of​ plas…
How much of the normal tidal volume do…
When a patient has a lower airway​ obs…
What is the name of the amount of air…
Water and proteins
350 mL
bronchoconstriction.
Tidal Volume
What are the main constitutes of​ plas…
Water and proteins
How much of the normal tidal volume do…
350 mL
172 termscreated on January 22, 2017
7. Anatomy, Physiology, and Medical Terminology
What term is used by the EMT when refe…
The nerves located outside the spinal…
The primary job of the respiratory sys…
An example of a​ ball-and-socket joint…
Physiology
peripheral nervous system.
oxygen from the air to the blood.
shoulder.
What term is used by the EMT when refe…
Physiology
The nerves located outside the spinal…
peripheral nervous system.
17 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology: Greek & Latin Words
axilla (pl: axillae)
ganglion (pl: ganglia)
ileum
ilium (pl: ilia)
latin; armpit
greek; a swelling or knot
latin; to twist or roll up
latin; groin
axilla (pl: axillae)
latin; armpit
ganglion (pl: ganglia)
greek; a swelling or knot
80 termscreated on January 22, 2017
6. Lifting and Moving
Short backboards are usually used​ to:…
A stair chair should be used under whi…
What is one consideration you may have…
You suspect spinal injury as evidenced…
immobilize sitting patients before moving them.
When traversing narrow corridors and doorways
The obese patient on a backboard may not fit.
Fully immobilized with necessary spinal precautions
Short backboards are usually used​ to:…
immobilize sitting patients before moving them.
A stair chair should be used under whi…
When traversing narrow corridors and doorways
76 termscreated on January 22, 2017
5. Communication
Guidelines for communicating with your…
As an​ EMT, you will be expected to co…
Good communication skills are essentia…
Why should EMTs inspect the external c…
Keeping your eye level above that of the patient if the patie…
Notifying dispatch of your arrival at the hospital
assuring you are quoted correctly by the local newspaper.
To see if any cracks or damage are present.
Guidelines for communicating with your…
Keeping your eye level above that of the patient if the patie…
As an​ EMT, you will be expected to co…
Notifying dispatch of your arrival at the hospital
51 termscreated on January 22, 2017
4. Documentation
What type of report is usually left wi…
Which of the following is NOT a reason…
TIA is a commonly accepted abbreviatio…
Remember this EMS saying when filling…
"drop report"
Determining whether or not the EMT was acting in an ethical m…
Transient ischemic attack.
write it​ down."
What type of report is usually left wi…
"drop report"
Which of the following is NOT a reason…
Determining whether or not the EMT was acting in an ethical m…
106 termscreated on January 22, 2017
3. Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues
Transporting a competent patient again…
What term is used to describe the act…
The actions and care that are legally…
In a legal​ action, the jury may deter…
false imprisonment
Battery
scope of practice.
current trade journals.
Transporting a competent patient again…
false imprisonment
What term is used to describe the act…
Battery
28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology: Roots & Combining Forms
bronch-
pneumon-
pulmon-
pulmon/o-
bronchus
lung, air
lung
lung
bronch-
bronchus
pneumon-
lung, air
77 termscreated on January 22, 2017
2. Workforce Safety and Wellness of the EMT
What protective measures should the EM…
Encouraging and supporting your cowork…
Which of the following core components…
How often should the EMT have a purifi…
​Gloves, eyewear, and HEPA mask
It will help reduce and manage​ job-related stress.
Emotional stability
Every 12 months
What protective measures should the EM…
​Gloves, eyewear, and HEPA mask
Encouraging and supporting your cowork…
It will help reduce and manage​ job-related stress.
15 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Word Parts - Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain, suffering
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain, suffering
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
80 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Exam 1 Chapters 1-11
Which of the following roles would NOT…
To receive the highest quality of​ car…
What does an Enhanced​ 9-1-1 system al…
If a bystander summons EMS using a mob…
Vehicle rescue training
been critically burned or had a stroke
Immediately access the phone number and address from which th…
Phase II enhanced 9-1-1
Which of the following roles would NOT…
Vehicle rescue training
To receive the highest quality of​ car…
been critically burned or had a stroke
16 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology: Prefixes
epi-
hypo-
bi-
uni-
above
below, below normal
two
one
epi-
above
hypo-
below, below normal
89 termscreated on January 22, 2017
LM2: Ayer Chapters 4-6
-al
-an (-ian)
-ous (-ious)
-ic, -tic (-ac after i)
(AFS)pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of
(AFS)pertaining to, like, one connected with
(AFS)full of, pertaining to, like
(AFS)pertaining to like
-al
(AFS)pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of
-an (-ian)
(AFS)pertaining to, like, one connected with
119 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology Exam 1 (ch. 1-4)
ac
al
ar
ary
suffix; pertaining to
suffix; pertaining to
suffix; pertaining to
suffix; pertaining to
ac
suffix; pertaining to
al
suffix; pertaining to
17 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology (Adjective Suffixes)
-ac
-al
-an
-ar
Pertaining to (Cardiac - pertaining to the heart)
Pertaining to (Duodenal - pertaining to the duodenum)
Pertaining to (Ovarian - pertaining to the ovary)
Pertaining to (Ventricular - pertaining to a ventricle)
-ac
Pertaining to (Cardiac - pertaining to the heart)
-al
Pertaining to (Duodenal - pertaining to the duodenum)
25 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology 10
Mechano-
Dynam-
Osomo-
Traumat-
Machine
Power
Odor
Wound
Mechano-
Machine
Dynam-
Power
75 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Ch. 6 Urinary System
kidney
nephron
glomerulus
renal pelvis
one of two bean-shaped organs that remove waste products from…
microscopic urine-producing unit; each kidney contains about…
one of several capillary clusters at the entrance of each nep…
a reservoir in each kidney that collects urine
kidney
one of two bean-shaped organs that remove waste products from…
nephron
microscopic urine-producing unit; each kidney contains about…
8 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology Prefixes
Ab
Ad
Ante
Ec,ecto
away from
toward, near
before
out, outside
Ab
away from
Ad
toward, near
29 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology- Chapter 1 - Prefixes
ab-
dextr/o
ex-
macro-
away from, negative, absent
right side
out of, outside, away from
large, abnormal size or long
ab-
away from, negative, absent
dextr/o
right side
66 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Ch. 1 Medical Words
abate
abnormal
abscess
acute
to lessen, ease, decrease, or cease; used to note the lesseni…
pertaining to away from the norm or rule; a condition that is…
localized collection of pus, which may occur in any part of t…
sudden, sharp, severe; used to describe a disease that has a…
abate
to lessen, ease, decrease, or cease; used to note the lesseni…
abnormal
pertaining to away from the norm or rule; a condition that is…
97 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology Chapter 5
angi/o
vas/o, vascul/o
aort/o
arteri/o
vessel
vessel
aorta
artery
angi/o
vessel
vas/o, vascul/o
vessel
44 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology: Suffixes
-ac
-al
-ale
-alis
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
56 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Chapter 2 - Suffixes
-al, -ic, -ous, -al, -ary, -ac
-itis
-logy
-meter
pertaining to
inflammation
study or science of
measure, measuring instrument
-al, -ic, -ous, -al, -ary, -ac
pertaining to
-itis
inflammation
29 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Ch. 1 Prefixes & Suffixes
ante-
anti-
ecto-
endo-
before, forward
against
out, outside, outer
within, inner
ante-
before, forward
anti-
against
19 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology-CH 4 Musculoskeletal system
The neck section of the spine
The chest/upper back section of the sp…
The lower back section of the spine
Ribs
cervical
thoracic
lumbar and sacral
costo
The neck section of the spine
cervical
The chest/upper back section of the sp…
thoracic
31 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology (Common Suffixes)
-algia
-cele
-cyte
-dynia
Pain (gastralgia - stomach pain)
Protrusion (cystocele - protrusion of the bladder)
Cell (erythrocyte - red cell)
Pain (cardiodynia - heart pain)
-algia
Pain (gastralgia - stomach pain)
-cele
Protrusion (cystocele - protrusion of the bladder)
28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Pathology
What is Etiology?
What is pathogenesis?
What is idiopathic?
What are signs?
Study of causation or orgination
Mechanism by which a disease begins
Disease of its own kind
Objective and measurable
What is Etiology?
Study of causation or orgination
What is pathogenesis?
Mechanism by which a disease begins
150 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology 1-150
A-
Ab-
Abdomin
-ac, -al, -ar, ary
Without
Away from
Around the belly
Pertaining to
A-
Without
Ab-
Away from
11 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Numbers
nulli-
haplo-
mon-, mono-
bi-, di-, dipl-
None
Single
One
Two, double, twice
nulli-
None
haplo-
Single
135 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology Chapter 3
adip/o
lip/o
steat/o
-cele
fat; adipocele is a hernia containing fat or fatty tissue
fat; lipocyte is a fat cell
fat; steatitis is inflammation of fatty tissue
hernia, swelling
adip/o
fat; adipocele is a hernia containing fat or fatty tissue
lip/o
fat; lipocyte is a fat cell
13 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Colors
albus-
chloro-
chromo-
cirrhos-
White
Green
Color
Orange yellow
albus-
White
chloro-
Green
32 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology Lesson 4- Greek Verbs Vocabulary
AUT-
CRIN-
ESTHES-
GEN(E)-, -GEN
-self... -autism
-secrete, secretion... -endocrinology
-sensation, sensitivity... -esthetics
-come into being, produce... -genetics
AUT-
-self... -autism
CRIN-
-secrete, secretion... -endocrinology
32 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Maternal quiz 1
A patient chooses to have the certifie…
Which medical pioneer discovered the r…
A pregnant woman who has recently immi…
An urban area has been reported to hav…
Comprehensive prenatal care
ignaz Semmelweis
Tell me why you are afraid of childbirth
Fetal and neonatal deaths per 1000 live births per year
A patient chooses to have the certifie…
Comprehensive prenatal care
Which medical pioneer discovered the r…
ignaz Semmelweis
52 termscreated on January 22, 2017
(4) Prefixes
a-
an-
ab-
ad-
no, not, without
no, not, without
away from
toward
a-
no, not, without
an-
no, not, without
25 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1 - Word Parts - Suffixes
-algia
-dys
-ectomy
-hyper
pain, suffering
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal or cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain, suffering
-dys
bad, difficult, or painful
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